Lt. Elmer J. McMahon

McMahon female students holding up artwork in front of the school

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Resources for Students, Staff and Families

Welcome to Lt. Elmer J. McMahon School!

Mission Statement

Through culturally responsive instruction, high expectations for students and staff, and targeted, individualized support, Lt. Elmer J. McMahon School ensures all PreK to grade 8 learners develop the academic and social-emotional foundation necessary to succeed in high school and beyond.

Vision Statement

The vision of Lt. Elmer J. McMahon School is to support our learners to be curious, critical thinkers connected to our school community while fostering a positive sense of self and a drive to achieve at high levels academically and in life.

Core Values

Every student, every day.


Personal Best
Act Responsibly
Work Together
Safety Matters


Ms. Rebecca Thompson, Principal

M. Kate Ritchie, Assistant Principal

75 Kane Road, Holyoke, MA 01040
Phone: (413) 534-2062/63
Fax: (413) 534-2290 


Grades K-8
8:35 AM – 3:40 PM


Half-day AM, 8:35 AM – 11:30 AM
Half-day PM, 12:45 PM – 3:40 PM

McMahon student holding a chick and wearing a mask

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McMahon Art Showcase

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